Senator Sherrod Brown meets with Lake County environmental leaders
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) met this week with labor and environmental leaders with the Sierra Club including Painesville resident Sue Tullai-McGuinness.
Sue and the other Sierra Club representatives were in Washington to discuss methane emissions. They met with Brown during his weekly coffee with constituents.
"Understanding renewable energy is critical to our nation's future," said Brown. "It is important to hear from groups like the Sierra Club about how we grow our economy while protecting the environment."
Funds approved for Headlands Dunes boardwalk
(COLUMBUS, OH) – State Rep. John Rogers (D-Mentor-on-the-Lake) announced $42,328 in state funds this week for the design of a new ADA compliant boardwalk at Headlands Dunes State Nature Preserve in Mentor, Ohio. Current access paths to the beach require visitors to walk through the dunes, which can be difficult for those with mobility limitations.
"A new boardwalk ensures that every Ohioan has the chance to fully experience the natural beauty of Headlands Dunes," said. Rogers. "By reinvesting in our beach, we can extend the life of the dunes and enhance the experience for all visitors, regardless of their level of mobility." Click here for the whole story
Cavaliers take 2-0 lead in first round, after downing Pistons 107-90
BY STONE LEXINGTON
CAVALIERS BEAT WRITER
Two wins secured, 14 more to go.
After a slow start Wednesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers pulled away from the Detroit Pistons en route to a dominating 107-90 victory in Game 2 of their opening round playoff series. The win was the Cavs’ 10th straight over Detroit in the playoffs, while it also gave Cleveland a 2-0 lead before the series shifts to the Motor City. Click here for the whole story